Relates the adventures of a country doll made of an apple-wood twig with a hickory nut for a head
"First published ... in September 1946."
Newbery Medal, 1947
Accelerated Reader MG 5.9
Crow makes a call -- Moon before snowfall -- Up McIntosh lane -- Squirrel finds a live nut -- Miss Hickory' good deed -- Barn news -- Runaway fawn -- Wild-heifer's supper party -- Now Christmas comes -- Ground hog sees his shadow -- Miss Hickory takes to the air -- Bull frog loses his clothes -- Homeless again -- Squirrel takes revenge -- Anything can happen